Dr. King graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. He also holds educational certificates in Biology, Endangered Species Management, Conservation/Captive Breeding Endangered Species, and Animal Behavior. Since graduating from vet school, he has worked at a number of animal hospitals in St. Louis. He’s worked at Watson Road since 1999. He’s been selected for various awards, scholarships, and grants, like The Gerald Durrell Memorial Fund Grant. His writing has been published in over 30 scientific publications. Dr. King is passionate about working with exotic animals, and he enjoys spending time with his wife, traveling, and studying martial arts.